Under pressure, Kylie reluctantly agrees to let David attend Max’s nativity play, but upset that David is slowly worming his way back into his family, she goes on a bender. When she kicks off at Tina, she’s kicked out of the Rovers and makes her way to the nativity, but is asked to leave because of her drunken behaviour.

Roy’s nervous about his driving test and Mary makes matters worse by regaling him with stories of her failed attempts. Hayley worries Roy has heaped too much pressure on himself and it’s her fault.

Carla persuades Tina to attend Simon’s nativity in her place and Peter tells her he knows about her kiss with Rob.

Also, there’s clearly a spark as Dennis and Gloria help the band set up; Owen is intrigued to receive an invitation to a drinks party from Phelan.